Cafiza2 Espresso Machine Cleaning Powder has a concentrated formula which eliminates residue in group heads, valves, and lines. Both foam and solubility are balanced for powerful cleaning and optimal rinsing. Cafiza® Espresso Machine Cleaning Powder is integral to the daily backflush regimen and is recommended for use with a wide range of traditional espresso machines.
For use on Traditional Espresso Machines
- Backflush (each group head): Insert blind filter in portafilter and add up to 1/2 teaspoon (3g) of Cafiza® Powder. Insert portafilter into group headActivate brew cycle for 10 seconds. Stop for 10 seconds. Repeat 5 timesRemove portafilter. Activate brew cycle and rinse portafilter in a stream of water from group head. Stop cycleInsert portafilter into group head. Activate brew cycle for 10 seconds. Stop for 10 seconds. Repeat 5 times. Make and discard a cup of espresso to ensure no residue remains
- Soak: Soak filters and the metal parts of the portafilter for 30 minutes in 1 teaspoon (6g) of Cafiza® Powder per 1L of hot waterRinse with clean hot water